Himmelberg

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Himmelberg
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Coat of arms of Himmelberg
Coat of arms
Himmelberg is located in Austria
Himmelberg
Himmelberg
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°45′N 14°2′E / 46.750°N 14.033°E / 46.750; 14.033Coordinates: 46°45′N 14°2′E / 46.750°N 14.033°E / 46.750; 14.033
CountryAustria
StateCarinthia
DistrictFeldkirchen
Government
 • MayorHeimo Rinösl
Area
 • Total56.85 km2 (21.95 sq mi)
Elevation672 m (2,205 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total2,296
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code9562
Websitewww.himmelberg.at

Himmelberg (Slovene: Sokolovo) is a town in the district of Feldkirchen in the Austrian state of Carinthia in Austria.

Geography[edit]

Himmelberg lies in the center of Carinthia northwest of Feldkirchen. It lies in the Tiebel valley. The highest point in the municipality is the Hoferalmkopf (el. ca. 1600 ) in the northwest. The lowest point is the Tiebel (el. 625) in the south of the municipality.

Neighboring municipalities[edit]

Gnesau Steuerberg
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Steindorf Feldkirchen in Kärnten

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